San Diego, CA, United States
Quidel Corporation is a leading manufacturer of diagnostic healthcare solutions serving to enhance the health and wellbeing of people around the globe with well-known and respected products that provide healthcare professionals with accurate and cost-effective diagnostic information at the point of care (POC). Our core competencies and capabilities focus on immunoassay and molecular testing in the areas of: infectious disease, cardiology, women’s health, and virology.
Quidel is searching for a Buyer to work at our Manufacturing and R&D facility in the Sorrento Valley area of San Diego. This role
responsible for purchasing of indirect materials and services to support organizational needs.
Additional responsibilities will include:
Assists in all of the day-to-day purchasing operations of the Company.
Prepares purchase orders and places orders in an accurate and timely manner.
Monitors purchase order delivery and escalates when necessary.
Follows QSOPs related to the Company’s Quality Management System.
Ensures proper approvals on purchase orders have been obtained.
Maintains purchase order accuracy.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
Education and Experience:
High School diploma or GED required, Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree preferred.
2-3 years’ experience in a purchasing environment or related field preferred.
Manufacturing experience preferred.
Certifications: APICS CPIM, CFPIM, or CIRM; or NAPM CPM, preferred.
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Experience with MRP system preferred.
Basic e-mail, word processing and spreadsheet knowledge required.
Problem-solving skills preferred.
Before you apply, please make sure you share Quidel’s values. We pride ourselves on keeping these values in mind every day as we execute on goals and plan for the future. We are seeking employees who share the same mindset and commitment to be customer driven
focused on execution
new product oriented
. We succeed by being
optimistic team players
Quidel is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans). We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
San Diego, CA USA
Minimum Experience (yrs):
Bachelors of Arts / Science
Website : http://www.quidel.com